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barrister


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Barrister  \Bar"ris*ter\,  n.  [From  {Bar},  n.] 
  Counselor  at  law;  a  counsel  admitted  to  plead  at  the  bar,  and 
  undertake  the  public  trial  of  causes,  as  distinguished  from 
  an  attorney  or  solicitor.  See  {Attorney}.  [Eng.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  barrister 
  n  :  a  British  lawyer  who  speaks  in  the  higher  courts  of  law 




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